Golf - Methven Mt Hutt Guide NZ

Golf in Methven Mt Hutt

The Methven region is a golfers dream – there are golf courses to suit players of all abilities. Within half an hours drive from the centre of town you have a choice of six challenging country golf courses and one of New Zealand’s best international golf resorts.

Many of these beautiful golf courses have hosted National and International competitions and provide a great challenge for professionals – others are designed for club players with different tee positions to suit all skill levels.

All of the region’s golf courses are open year round and welcome visitors. Some of the smaller clubs rely on an “honesty box” system for collecting green fees, while the larger courses have staff to manage the clubhouse with golf carts and hire clubs also available.

Terrace Downs Resort Golf Course - Methven Mt Hutt Guide NZ

Terrace Downs offers a par 72, 18-hole championship golf course, and is rated as one of the top courses and golfing destinations in New Zealand. Based at the foothills of the Southern Alps, there are very few scenic alpine courses like it. The views of the Rakaia Gorge and mountain vistas remain a constant challenge for players to keep their eye on the ball! The 6,440-metre long course incorporates 11 lakes and 70 bunkers, providing plenty of obstacles for even the most experienced player.

  • Location: Coleridge Road, Rakaia Gorge
  • Holes: 18
  • Men: Tees: 4. Distance: 5278-6406m. Par: 72
  • Women: Tees: 2. Distance: 5278-5606m. Par: 72
  • Green Fees: Affiliate: $75, Non Affiliate: $125
  • Distance from Methven: 25 mins, 29 kms
Methven Golf Course - Methven Mt Hutt Guide NZ

Methven Golf Course

The Methven Golf Club is known as one of the finest country courses in New Zealand. The well established 18 hole golf course (founded 1924) is planted with a beautiful selection of evergreen and deciduous trees and shrubs and has wonderfully kept fairways and greens. An uncrowded course, affordable green fees, and stunning views of Mt Hutt Ski Area and the foothills of the Southern Alps makes a visit to the golf course a must do for any golfer. While the course rewards the straight hitter, it offers enough room to encourage plenty of full swings from the tee box. No matter what the state of your game, the course will offer a fair test of your abilities.

  • Location: Hobbs Road, Methven
  • Holes: 18
  • Men: Tees: 2. Distance: 5691-5807m. Par: 71
  • Women: Tees: 2. Distance: 5278-5606m. Par: 72
  • Green Fees: Affiliate: $25, Non Affiliate: $35
  • Distance from Methven: 4 mins, 2 kms
Ashburton Golf Course - Methven Mt Hutt Guide NZ

Ashburton Golf Course

  • Location: Golf Links Road, Ashburton
  • Holes: 18
  • Men: Tees: 3. Distance: 5794-6003m. Par: 72
  • Women: Tees: 2. Distance: 5122-5794m. Par: 72
  • Green Fees: Affiliate: $25, Non Affiliate: $35
  • Distance from Methven: 24 mins, 34 kms
Hororata Golf Course - Methven Mt Hutt Guide NZ

Hororata Golf Course

  • Location: Homebush Road, Glentunnel
  • Holes: 18
  • Men: Tees: 2. Distance: 5023-5617m. Par: 71
  • Women: Tees: 2. Distance: 5005-5617m. Par: 71
  • Green Fees: Affiliate: $15, Non Affiliate: $15
  • Distance from Methven: 32 mins, 43 kms
Mayfield Golf Course - Methven Mt Hutt Guide NZ

Mayfield Golf Course

  • Location: Bulls Road, Mayfield
  • Holes: 9
  • Men: Tees: 1. Distance: 5765m. Par: 72
  • Women: Tees: 1. Distance: 5255m. Par: 72
  • Green Fees: Affiliate: $20, Non Affiliate: $25
  • Distance from Methven: 24 mins, 34 kms
Rakaia Golf Course - Methven Mt Hutt Guide NZ

Rakaia Golf Course

  • Location:  Acton Road, Rakaia
  • Holes: 9
  • Men: Tees: 1. Distance: 5363m. Par: 70
  • Women: Tees: 1. Distance: 5085m. Par: 71
  • Green Fees: Affiliate: $20, Non Affiliate: $20
  • Distance from Methven: 31 mins, 41 kms
Tinwald Golf Course - Methven Mt Hutt Guide NZ

Tinwald Golf Course

  • Location: Frasers Road, Tinwald, Ashburton
  • Holes: 18
  • Men: Tees: 1. Distance: 5779m. Par: 72
  • Women: Tees: 1. Distance: 5258m. Par: 73
  • Green Fees: Affiliate: $25, Non Affiliate: $35
  • Distance from Methven: 30 mins, 37 kms